Singer, songwriter and gospel artiste, Diana Hamilton, has expressed how she felt when she won the most popular song of the year at the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards.
The 22nd Vodafone Ghana Music Awards came off on Friday and Saturday at the grand arena.
The two days event started with the industry awards on Friday and the other categories of various nominations on Saturday.
The ‘Adom’ hitmaker won the most popular song of the year, gospel artiste of the year, gospel song of the year and the artiste of the year which two of the mentioned categories that’s the most popular song of the year and the artiste of the year sparked controversies on social media and on radio with most people especially social media commentators and some music lovers saying she didn’t deserve the said categories.
Speaking to Daybreak Hitz host Andy Dosty on Hitz FM, the gospel musician expressed how she felt when she won the most popular song of the year.
“When I won the most popular song of the year, I was surprised, but I was happy and excited. It was an excitement despite being surprised. The song has done amazingly well” she said.
When asked further if she has someone in mind that she thought should have won, she said no. She said:
“It’s Adom. it was that song, when you pray for something and God answers that prayer, sometimes you become surprised. it was that feeling not because it didn’t deserve it and that feeling was why she was surprised”.
Did she deserve the most popular song of the year or someone else deserved to win?